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                    From Leonardo da Vinci's notebook to the songs of birds, explore the fascinating stories from our vaults and discover exciting ways to learn with us.

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                    Discovering Children's Books

                    Explore centuries of stories, poems and illustrations with Discovering Children's Books. For children, teachers and book-lovers of all ages.

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                    Explore the sacred texts of the world’s great faiths.

                    British Accents and Dialects

                    Listen to the UK's rich landscape of regional accents and dialects and understand the differences and similarities with our expert commentary

                    The language of birds

                    Listen to the birds and find out why they sing

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                    Hebrew Manuscripts exhibition virtual tour

                    Discover the history, culture and traditions of Jewish people from all corners of the world and through the ages.

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                    Look at some of our historic works in detail and compare different editions side-by-side.

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                    We offer a range of learning opportunities for adults, from in-depth courses and masterclasses to workshops for ESOL learners and adults with learning disabilities.

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                    Discover the riches of the British Library, with 1000s of maps, prints, manuscripts, photographs and more

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                    Leaf through some of our greatest rare books and see close-up views of their pages.

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                    Collection highlights

                    Mozart's thematic catalogue

                    The thematic catalogue was used as a musical diary by Mozart for recording his music compositions, which he even carried…

                    Admiral Lord Nelson’s Battle of Trafalgar Memorandum

                    On 9 October 1805, twelve days before the Battle of Trafalgar, naval officer Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson (1758-1805) sent…

                    Leonardo da Vinci's notebook

                    Leonardo da Vinci (1452 - 1519), painter, sculptor, architect and engineer, kept notes and drawings of his studies, ideas…

                    Charles Darwin's natural selection letter

                    Charles Darwin (1809 - 82) was a naturalist who developed the theory of evolution by natural selection which was published…